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May 2017
Field Law Announces Voting Phase of Community Fund Program

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of the online voting phase of the fifth year of the Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program, which supports local pay-it-forward initiatives in the communities Field Law operates in, is now accepting public input to help determine how many of the almost 100 applicants will be awarded funds from the $75,000 available....

April 2017
Field Law Supports Pay-it-Forward Ideas of Local Organizations and Community Causes with $75,000

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of its 5th annual Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program supports local initiatives and causes within communities in Northern and Southern Alberta and the Northwest Territories. In 2017, the Program will donate $75,000 across all three regions....

Upcoming Presentations

May 31, 2017
Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada

Shohini Bagchee, Erika Carrasco, Marc Yu, Randal Carlson

June 7, 2017
Marijuana in the Workplace Workshop
Calgary and Edmonton

Jenna Kirk, Geoffrey Hope, Christin Elawny, Leanne Monsma

Field Law has had a presence and has provided legal services in the North since 1990. We remain committed to the development and servicing of all northern clients including: all levels of government, government agencies, municipalities, health authorities, corporations, partnerships and individuals.

Field Law has extensive experience defending and maintaining northern lawsuits arising out of a broad range of legal issues, including:

  • construction issues such as development permits, building permits, inspection issues, occupier’s liability and liability for independent contractors
  • corporate issues such as breach of contract, shareholder disputes, and minority shareholder rights
  • employment issues such as wrongful termination and breach of employment contracts
  • personal issues including malicious prosecution, defamation or slander
  • personal injury and negligence, including motor vehicle cases
  • insurance issues
  • school and professional liability
  • administrative law including judicial review of administrative decisions
  • collection and enforcement of debts

Field Law's Northern Group also manages significant legal work in several other areas outlined in the Related Areas tab.